How to turn off Start screen
If you want to turn the Start screen off, do the following:
1. click the File tab, and then click Options.
2. On the General tab, under Start up options, click to remove the check beside Show the Start screen when this application starts:
3. Click OK to apply the change.
Permission is granted for article quotations from OfficeToolTips, provided the direct link to the source articlehttp://www.officetooltips.com/powerpoint 2016/tips/how to turn off start screen.html